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SLM Solutions and Additive Manufacturing Take Bronze in Rio

August 29, 2016

SLM Solutions was proud to play its part helping athletes strive for gold at the Rio Olympics by providing selective laser melting metal additive manufacturing technology to help bicyclists improve their equipment. SLM Solutions customer Erpro Sprint is a leading company in the field of digital manufacturing in France, offering a wide range of 3D printing services at their facility just north... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Bobcat Company Names 2016 Create & Conserve Contest Winner, Transforms Property

August 29, 2016

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Glenn and Judy Stevens, of Unity, Maine, experienced the ultimate land transformation after they were named the 2016 Create Conserve™ Habitat Event contest winners. Bobcat Company, along with partners Rick and Julie Kreuter — co-hosts of the hit television show “Beyond the Hunt” on the Outdoor Channel — selected Glenn and Judy Stevens as this year’s winners... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Newlons International Named Dealer for Barko Hydraulics Forestry Equipment

August 26, 2016

ELKINS, W.Va. - Barko Hydraulics, LLC announces the addition of Newlons International Sales, LLC to its dealer network for all forestry equipment product lines. Located in Elkins, West Virginia, Newlons will carry Barko equipment for all of West Virginia and two counties in Maryland. “We are excited to welcome Newlons International to the Barko team,” said John Janiro, Barko’s Director... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

U.S. Army Selects ATEC to Design Dramatically Improved Helicopter Engine for Black Hawk and Apache Fleets

August 25, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The U.S. Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt Whitney, has been awarded a contract for preliminary design review of a new engine for the Army's fleet of Black Hawk and Apache helicopters. The two-year contract, part of the Army's Improved Turbine Engine (ITE) program, will support the design of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Maintenance Kits support Gehl and Mustang equipment.

August 23, 2016

Specifically designed with parts required to perform recommended routine maintenance, XPRT™ Genuine Parts Maintenance Kits are available for Gehl and Mustang skid loaders, track loaders, telescopic handlers, articulated loaders, and compact excavators. Typical filter kit includes components such as air filters, engine oil filter, fuel filters, hydraulic oil filters, transmission filters, and cabin air filters if necessary. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Septentrio Supplies GNSS Reference Stations to Oregon Department of Transportation

August 22, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) Geometronics Unit is deploying 19 Septentrio PolaRx5 GNSS reference stations to augment and update its statewide real-time GNSS network. The Septentrio receivers are being integrated by ODOT into the UNAVCO EarthScope Plate Boundary Observatory (PBO), which measures Earth deformation from the motion of tectonic plates in the... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Econolite and Image Sensing Systems Introduce Autoscope® Vision(TM)

August 15, 2016

Anaheim, Calif. — Econolite and Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISNS) today announced the Autoscope® Vision™ detection solution. Vision provides the highest levels of accuracy and performance in an easy-to-use product that supports a variety of applications.  Building on more than two decades of proven above-ground video detection experience, Vision delivers stop bar vehicle and... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Unveils New Data-Driven Automation Solution at IMTS

August 10, 2016

Press Conference Scheduled for Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 1pm in Booth E-5202 North Kingstown, RI – Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence North America today announced its Integrated Solutions Business group will unveil a new-to-the-market Automation solution at IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL from September 12 – 16, 2016. This... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Sparton Wins Again

August 8, 2016

DELEON SPRINGS, FL - Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) was recently selected by another major government contractor to be the inertial system supplier for their navigation system. During the selection process, the contractor performed extensive testing of multiple MEMS-based (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) AHRS (Attitude Heading Reference Systems). The Sparton AHRS-8 system achieved the design... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

PIRTEK South End Services Shelby GT 500

August 8, 2016

Charlotte, NC – Do you have a classic or exotic car? PIRTEK Service Supply Centers carry a comprehensive range of automotive hoses for cars such as OEM replacement and custom brake lines, transmission line assemblies, power steering line assemblies, fuel line assemblies and air conditioning line assemblies. Many also stock high performance products for race cars and street rods. Recently,... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Advanced Protection System helps make Class A RVs safer.

August 4, 2016

Available on select Class A motor coaches, Advanced Protection System® includes radar-based forward collision warning indicator that alerts driver of dangerous scenarios that could lead to rear-end collision. If no action is taken, coach actively brakes to mitigate collision. Adaptive Cruise Control helps maintain safe following distance by decelerating automatically. During extreme steering maneuvers, Electronic Stability Control automatically brakes individual wheels to help maintain control. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Warning System increases blind intersection/corner safety.

August 4, 2016

Using unidirectional microwave sensors, Safe-T-Signal helps make blind corners inside facilities safer by alerting workers to approaching traffic from other directions in 2-, 3-, and 4-way intersections. This is accomplished via 40 lm LED lights illuminating red octagon stop signs and amber triangle yield signs that provide clear signal in all directions from ceiling-mounted system. Constructed of steel, system also projects high-intensity 440 lm blue signal on floor of intersection. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

AM General Awarded $356 Million Contract to Build 1,673 HMMWVs

August 3, 2016

Strong Global Demand Continues for Company's Vehicles, Kits, Spare Parts and Training Services SOUTH BEND, Ind. - AM General has been awarded a $356,213,318 contract to manufacture and deliver 1,673 HMMWVs to the U.S. Government for further delivery to the Afghanistan National Army and Police. The contract calls on AM General to deliver 1,259 -M1151A1B1 HMMWVs and 414 - M1152 A1B2... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products

8 FTA Low-No Grant Winners to Purchase 35 Proterra Electric Transit Buses

July 29, 2016

Proterra extends market leadership with the most EV buses on the road today BURLINGAME, Calif. - Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that eight new and existing customers have won Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Low or No Emission Vehicle Deployment Grants. The 2016 Low-No grant winners will use their funds, a total of $22.8 million, to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Power Integrated Module suits next-gen automotive BLDC systems.

July 29, 2016

Optimized for driving 3-phase brushless DC motors in 12 V automotive electric motor drive applications with power ratings up to 300 W, STK984-190-E comes in Pb-free, 29.6 x 18.2 x 4.3 mm DIP-S3 and contains 6 AEC-Q101-qualified, 40 V, 30 A MOSFETs configured as 3-phase bridge as well as another 40 V, 30 A high-side reverse battery protection MOSFET. Mounting of MOSFETs to direct bonded copper substrate optimizes thermal performance for -40 to +150°C operational range.
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Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Thomson Provides Motion Control Products for Student Tractor Design Competition

July 20, 2016

RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, was a silver sponsor of this year’s International Quarter Scale (IQS) tractor design competition of the American Society of Agricultural Biological Engineers (ASABE).  In this annual event, engineering students design and build garden-sized tractors and then compete in a variety of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety

July 15, 2016

Independent Functional Safety Evaluation Provides Highest Level of Safety-Related Tool Confidence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Tool certification accelerates ISO 26262 functional safety qualification for automotive ICs up to the most stringent safety requirements for ASIL D Enables automotive IC design teams to accelerate their manufacturing test development process with 10X... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Middle East Technical University Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Composite Wind Turbine Blades

July 14, 2016

North Logan, Utah (USA) - AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, announced today Middle East Technical University (METU) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite wind turbine and helicopter rotor blades. METU has used VABS for a variety of projects in its Department of Aerospace... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Spacefaring Raytheon Technology Makes Air Travel Better, Safer

July 13, 2016

Newly launched satellite payload sustains improved GPS navigation availability and accuracy CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., -- Raytheon's newest payload, a technology package that improves the availability and accuracy of Global Positioning System signals for aviation, has launched into orbit for its 12-year mission. The Raytheon-developed system is a key element of the Federal Aviation... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Standard Motor Products Releases 213 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®

July 12, 2016

NEW YORK - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 213 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release spans 49 product categories and expands coverage through the 2016 model year with more than 100 million additional VIO. SMP continued to make expansions to its diesel program, with the introduction of a diesel fuel injection harness, diesel fuel... Read More